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News on new nonfiction books and recommendations for the best nonfiction books, including historical books, biographies, nonfiction books for kids, and more, from Book Riot.

Critical Race Theory Books to Help You Make Sense of all the Hubbub

Learn more about Critical Race Theory in this introductory guide listing essential reads like Critical Race Theory: An Introduction by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic.

Cookbook Showdown: Best Apple Pie Recipes

We tested the best apple pie recipes from Martha Stewart, Samin Nosrat, Ruby Tandoh, and Lucy Baker. Which one was a slice above the rest?

4 Great LGBTQ+ Nonfiction Books for Pride

Learn about queer topics and history from a graphic history, a collection of letters, a memoir and more LGBTQ nonfiction books for Pride.

6 Books on Nuclear Energy

Nuclear energy is a huge subject to tackle. We're here to give you some starting points with books on nuclear energy and its future.

7 of the Best Books About Writing

Thoughtful reading and writing is a constant practice. Here are 7 books about reading and writing to get you thinking deeply about craft, including Craft in the Real World: Rethinking Fiction Writing and Workshopping by Matthew Salesses.

7 Memoirs on Learning a New Language

Experience the highs and lows of learning a new language at various stages of life with these memoirs, including In Other Words by Jhumpa Lahiri.

8 Anticipated 2021 Nonfiction Books

We've still got a whole half year of great new books! Grab your reading list and take note of these anticipated 2021 nonfiction books.

8 of the Most Empowering Nonfiction Books

If you're dealing with the blues and are in search of hope and encouragement, this list of empowering nonfiction books is for you.

Bearing Witness: 8 of the Best Oral Histories for Your Shelf

Find some of the best oral histories featuring a multitude of voices, including Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo” by Zora Neale Hurston.

6 Memoirs By Authors of Color to Find Inspiration In

When the going gets tough, read true stories of courage, empowerment, and criticism within these inspiring memoirs by authors of color.